The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
North West / Manchester
Rank 192 174 192
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
540 498 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.93% 15.37% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 438 429 515
Median salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SS7
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Manchester

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing SS7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SS7.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) VXML
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) IMAP
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) CCXML
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) Docker

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) IMAP
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CCXML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) VXML
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Packer
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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